10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (10/20/17)

10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (10/20/17)

Keeping up with the news is hard. So hard, in fact, that we’ve decided to save you the hassle by rounding up the most significant, unusual, or just plain old mind-blowing stories each week. The week that took us over...
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10 ‘Green’ Products That Are Bad For The Environment

10 ‘Green’ Products That Are Bad For The Environment

Our environment is kind of an important thing. We all live in it, and the ability to move out isn’t exactly just around the corner. Fortunately, many people do care about the environment and want to help preserve it somehow....
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10 Ways The Queen’s Death Will Be Bizarre

10 Ways The Queen’s Death Will Be Bizarre

Elizabeth II has been a queen since 1952. In that time, she has made that title utterly her own. (Very few people hear “The Queen” and think of Margrethe II of Denmark.) Elizabeth II is also 91 years old at...
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10 Remarkable People Who Escaped From Auschwitz

10 Remarkable People Who Escaped From Auschwitz

The most infamous of all the Nazi concentration camps was Auschwitz, where over one million people died. With the heavily guarded main gate, watchtowers, and rows of electrified fences, escape was virtually impossible. Of the estimated 900 inmates who tried...
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10 Fascinating Facts About Mongolia

10 Fascinating Facts About Mongolia

Not many people know much about Mongolia apart from that Genghis Khan was from there. This is unsurprising given the impact of the Khan and his descendants on the world, but the story of Mongolia goes far further. Mongolia’s fascinating...
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10 Fascinating 60th Anniversary Facts About Sputnik 1

10 Fascinating 60th Anniversary Facts About Sputnik 1

On October 4, 1957, 60 years ago yesterday, the Soviet Union stunned the world with the launch of the first artificial satellite. The small sphere, transmitting a “bleep-bleep” radio signal, caused near panic in the minds of some Americans as...
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10 Tantalizing Tales Of Tattoos Throughout History

10 Tantalizing Tales Of Tattoos Throughout History

According to a poll by The New York Times, 21 percent of Americans had tattoos in 1999. Today, that number has increased dramatically as 40 percent now sport some sort of body ink. For some people, tattoos may be symbolic,...
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